I was falling in a pit of despair,
And you caught me.
I was starting to doubt that happiness exists,
And you taught me to laugh. 55 more words
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A side effect of reading (and teaching) fairy tales: things encountered on the forest path seem just a little less ordinary…
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Not to delay
or be misled.
I should have heeded
But he seemed so nice.
And he showed me things… 347 more words
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Having liked The Sleeper and the Spindle, I assumed I’d enjoy another reworked fairy tale by him.
Be warned, Gaiman doesn’t really rework… 658 more words
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A while in the woods
Some of my favourite writing-related posts from December and January…
1. The 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2015 by Carrie Smith at The Write Life 373 more words
Fire in the Hole
Once upon a time, there were three little pigs. They were all brothers, but were very different from one another.
There was also a big, bad wolf, but nobody paid him much attention because, although he was very dangerous, he wasn’t seen very much. 640 more words
The truth about the dream couple
Growing up, little girls and boys see fairy tales played out all around the,. Whether in books or on tv, the prince marries the princess and they all live happily every after. 161 more words
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